Stevenson predicts short night for Fonfara in June 3 rematch

Stephanie Trapp

WBC light flyweight champion Adonis “Superman” Stevenson fights Polish contender Andrzej Fonfara on Saturday June 3, in the main event of SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING.

The fight is presented by Premier Boxing Champions at the Bell Center in Montreal.

Stevenson (28-1, 23 KOs) and Fonfara (29-4, 17 KOs) fought on May 24, 2014. Adonis was able to survive a visit to the canvass, get up and win a decision, successfully defending his belt for the third time.

“I’m very excited about this rematch with Fonfara, but it’s going to be a short night for him,” Stevenson said.

“I’m very happy to be back in the ring for my first fight of 2017. I can’t wait to fight in front of my fans.”

Tickets for the live event, which is promoted by Yvon Michel Group (GYM) in association with Warriors Boxing, are priced from $ 80 to $ 350, and are on sale at the Bell Center box office or at www.